[PD] RME Digi96-8
gml at xs4all.nl
Fri May 10 11:47:26 CEST 2002
Iain Mott said at Ò[PD] RME Digi96-8Ó.
> i'm considering investing in a RME Digi96-8 card along with an
> AEB8-O card for output. Have scanned through the Pd archive for info -
> but i'm still a uncertain about its workability.
> Has anyone used this card on Linux with Pd and if so, what drivers, audio
> configurations(OSS, ALSA), kernels etc work?
I am using a digi98-8 with a fostex ADAT-analog converter. Works well with
pd and ALSA 0.9.
It needs the 0.9 ALSA version. There is supposed to be an OSS commercial
driver, but I never got it to work.
The card knows only two "fragment" settings. This is a hardware thing I
think, so the latency is best for 8 channels.
It can be a bit sensitive about IRQ settings, I had to shuffle my PCI cards
before getting it to work all the time. Also when switching to ADAT mode,
which is a seperate device for ALSA, I have to start pd, quit, and start pd
again, to enable full-duplex. 8 channel output always works the first time.
It gives an input error on the first try at the new device.
I have never used the AEB8 board, but it should work without problems.
I can mail you my modules.conf for ALSA and my pd flags if you need them.
Gerard van Dongen
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